Last day of arteBA 2018!

Today Sunday 27 is the last day to enjoy arteBA, the contemporary art fair that brings together more than 400 artists and 80 galleries from around the world. You can still access free guided tours, activities for children, and see live performances, book presentations and talks.

Last day of arteBA 2018!

arteBA 2018: two artists and one gallery winners of the prize in work

The winners of the 11th edition of the OBRA Prize organized by Joaquín Rodríguez and Abel Guaglianone were announced in Barrio Joven dearteBA, who, thanks to the generous collaboration of collectors and art enthusiasts, managed to raise a total amount of 240 thousand pesos and give three prizes of $ 80 thousand pesos to a gallery and two artists.

arteBA 2018: two artists and one gallery winners of the prize in work

Manuela Ribadeneira presents ‘Temblores armónicos. A menudo una advertencia’ at FLORA

FLORA announces the opening of the exhibition ‘Temblores armónicos. A menudo una advertencia’  by Manuela Ribadeneira next Thursday May 31.

Manuela Ribadeneira presents ‘Temblores armónicos. A menudo una advertencia’ at FLORA

arteBA 2018: discover all its sections

The new arteBA can be visited until Sunday May 27 at La Rural (Palermo, Buenos Aires). This year the fair renewed its commitment to the selection of curators and the sections of the fair in which more than 400 artists from more than 80 galleries from 27 cities participate, with enriching dialogues between emerging artists, established and proposals for performances, talks , debates and presentations. Below we describe each of its sections.

arteBA 2018: discover all its sections

Teresa Burga: Aleatory Structures opens at Migros Museum

the Peruvian artist Teresa Burga  inaugurates her exhibition ‘Aleatory Structures’ from  May 26 to August 12, 2018  at Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst.

Teresa Burga: Aleatory Structures opens at Migros Museum

Banco Ciudad collaborates with the heritage of Argentine museums in arteBA

During the hours prior to the inauguration of the Arteba fair, the representatives of the Municipal Fine Arts Museums of Tandil; of contemporary art of Salta; and Contemporary Art of the South, in the municipality of Lanús; They visited the fair in search of new works to add to the heritage, through the new edition of the Matching Funds-Banco Ciudad program.

Banco Ciudad collaborates with the heritage of Argentine museums in arteBA

Natalia Majluf leaves the direction of MALI to return to the investigation

Natalia Majuf resigned as director to take on new projects. The Lima Museum of Art has started a process of calling for the position of director of the museum.

Natalia Majluf leaves the direction of MALI to return to the investigation

arteBA 2018 Inaugurated with an extensive  acquisitions program

arteBA 2018 was officially inaugurated with the presence of Horacio Rodríguez Larreta, Head of Government of the City of Buenos Aires, Pablo Avelluto, Minister of Culture of the Nation, Enrique Avogadro, Minister of Culture of the City of Buenos Aires with the president of arteBA Foundation, Alec Oxenford and Gabriel Martino, president of HSBC, Main Sponsor of the fair. During the inaugural event, the Head of Government referred to arteBA as the most important moment of the year for culture, Avelluto celebrated the modification of the law for the circulation of works of art, Enrique Avogadro stressed the great artistic potential of the city and Alec Oxenford thanked the private and state contribution to arteBA Foundation to carry out this event that brings together the main leaders of culture in the world.

arteBA 2018 Inaugurated with an extensive acquisitions program

Bernardo Paz: rise and fall of Brazilian art patron

Bernardo Paz, businessman and owner of Inhotim, one of the largest open-air contemporary museums in the world, located in Belo Horizonte (state of Minas Gerais). He was sentenced to nine years and three months in prison by the Brazilian justice.

Bernardo Paz: rise and fall of Brazilian art patron

arteBA opens its 27th edition with new proposals

 Hundreds of curators, galleries, artists, collectors and museum directors arrive in Buenos Aires from different parts of the country and the world to spend a week living the arteBA experience at one of the region’s leading fairs, renovated this year with new content and curators.

arteBA opens its 27th edition with new proposals

Rozana Montiel on the 16.Mostra Internazionale di Architettura - La Biennale di Venezia

The Mexican architect Rozana Montiel will participate in the 16th Mostra Internazionale di Architettura-La Biennale di Venezia, FREESPACE curated by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara.

Rozana Montiel on the 16.Mostra Internazionale di Architettura - La Biennale di Venezia

‘Surface’, the new public art installation by Artist Ivan Toth Depeña

Ivan Toth Depeña’s Surface is a new permanent, public art installation commissioned by the Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS). Designed in collaboration with the REDLINE Design Group, Surface is located in the Cornelius Park and Ride comfort station.

‘Surface’, the new public art installation by Artist Ivan Toth Depeña

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BAphoto 2016, La Rural

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Ruth Benzacar | BAphoto 2016

QUEENIE: Selected Artworks by Female Artists From El Museo del Barrio's Collection

Hunter East Harlem Gallery (HEHG) at Hunter College and El Museo del Barrio presents the exhibition QUEENIE: Selected Artworks by Female Artists from El Museo del Barrio's Collection.

QUEENIE: Selected Artworks by Female Artists From El Museo del Barrio's Collection

Milton Becerra for the first time at  Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Lima, Perú

Milton Becerra (Venezuela, 1951), one of the most versatile and prominent artists in Latin America, presents his work for the first time at the MAC Contemporary Art Museum in Lima, Peru.

Milton Becerra for the first time at Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Lima, Perú

Géométries Sud, du Mexique à la terre de feu en Fondation Cartier

Este verano, Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain presenta Géométries Sud, Du Mexique à la Terre de Feu, una exposición que celebra la riqueza y los colores del arte latinoamericano. Desde el arte popular hasta el arte abstracto, desde la cerámica hasta la pintura corporal, la escultura, la arquitectura y la cestería, esta exposición sumerge al visitante en el corazón de la abstracción geométrica latinoamericana, desde el período precolombino hasta las creaciones más contemporáneas.

Géométries Sud, du Mexique à la terre de feu en Fondation Cartier

Juan Batlle Planas: the Surrealist Cabinet at the Cuenca Museum

Next Thursday, May 24, at 7:30 p.m. opens the exhibition 'The Surrealist Cabinet' by the Argentine artist Juan Batlle Planas in Cuenca, the Spanish abstract art museum.

Juan Batlle Planas: the Surrealist Cabinet at the Cuenca Museum

Faena Art Center presents 'En el Umbral' by Roger Hirons, winner of the 2016 Faena Prize

Faena Art Center announces the opening of the exhibition En el Umbral by  Roger Hiorns, winner of the Faena Prize for the Arts 2016. The artist was awarded $ 75,000 dollars for the creation of a new project in Faena Art Center Buenos Aires and on the premises of the Oceana Puerto Madero residential project on dike 2, in front of Faena Hotel Buenos Aires.

Faena Art Center presents 'En el Umbral' by Roger Hirons, winner of the 2016 Faena Prize

Call for Historical-Critical Essay. 50 years of the Art Biennial of Medellín

On the occasion of the fifty years of the first art Biennial in Medellín, and the celebrations related to the 40th anniversary of the founding of the newspaper EL MUNDO, the newspaper, with the support of the Ángel-Gómez Foundation, called a historical essay contest / critical on the subject: Art biennials and their impact on the art of Medellin and Colombia.

Call for Historical-Critical Essay. 50 years of the Art Biennial of Medellín

En defensa propia' by Enrique Ježik at Fundación Osde

This Thursday, May 17 at 7:00 pm opens In Own Defense, the solo exhibition of the artist Enrique Ježik curated by María Teresa Constantin at the Osde Foundation, Autonomous City of Buenos Aires.

En defensa propia' by Enrique Ježik at Fundación Osde

The exhibition 'Argentine Art: 100 years in the Castagnino Collection + macro' was inaugurated

More than four hundred works exhibited in the two venues give an account of the wide production of Argentine art in the last century.

The exhibition 'Argentine Art: 100 years in the Castagnino Collection + macro' was inaugurated

Pablo Helguera: La Austral, S.A. de C.V.

La Austral, S.A. de C.V. is a socially engaged offsite project by Pablo Helguera that transforms El Museo de Los Sures into a “storytelling dispensary,” a place where visitors can hear a range of live stories performed by a facilitator.

Pablo Helguera: La Austral, S.A. de C.V.

Chema Madoz in converation with journalist Antonio San José at Fundación Juan March

On Friday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m., the Juan March Foundation continues the Conversations season at the Foundation; the journalist Antonio San José will talk with the Spanish photographer Chema Madoz.

Chema Madoz in converation with journalist Antonio San José at Fundación Juan March

Meet the gallerists: Art Basel interview with Catalina Casas

"I'm looking for innovation, a new language" comments Catalina Casas, director of the Colombian gallery Casas Riegner in an interview with Arte Basel to its new project Meet the Gallerists”

Meet the gallerists: Art Basel interview with Catalina Casas

Jorge Satorre: Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining Snake

Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining is the first solo exhibition by Mexican artist Jorge Satorre (Mexico City, 1979) at REDAC, in the United States.  The commissioned installation by Satorre consists of a series of sculptures and drawings that collectively portray alternative and subjective historic narratives, developed by the artist in contrast to standard, institutional versions of events and hegemonic discourse.

Jorge Satorre: Pancha, the Colorful Bird and the Shining Snake

Flora presents the workshop ‘El lugar de lo intangible en el arte’

Flora invites to participate in the workshop ‘El lugar de lo intangible en el arte’ by Lucas Ospina and Bernardo Ortiz.

Flora presents the workshop ‘El lugar de lo intangible en el arte’

Artists who went to # 00Bienal were arrested in Havana and deported

Artists Coco Fusco, Gean Moreno and journalist Arlena Amaro, were deported.

Artists who went to # 00Bienal were arrested in Havana and deported

Signo 36 is presented at the Biennial of Havana with his Volume #00

Signo 36 is a concept of publication that germinates in the dark caused by that lost number of the magazine Signs that edited and directed, between 1969 and 1985, the Cuban poet, artist, publisher and folklorist Samuel Feijóo. Signs 36 is a project by Ernesto Oroza. Volume # 00 was edited by Ernesto Oroza and Clara Astiasarán.

Signo 36 is presented at the Biennial of Havana with his Volume #00

Multisensory exhibition of steel works arrives for the first time to Colombia

Aceros al Infinito is the international traveling exhibition of the Colombian sculptor Santiago Medina that will be installed in Medellín and Bogotá this month. From April 12, CES University will host the first stop of the international exhibition of monumental stainless steel sculptures which will then travel to New York, Miami, Los Angeles and London.

Multisensory exhibition of steel works arrives for the first time to Colombia

New edition of the 'Hilario III Experience' auction in Buenos Aires

Next Tuesday, May 22, at 7:00 pm, the Hilario III Experience will be presented at the new Arts, Letters & Crafts Auction organized by Don Hilario in the City of Buenos Aires.

New edition of the 'Hilario III Experience' auction in Buenos Aires

arteBA announced the launch of its 27th edition

arteBA Foundation announced at the MALBA the launch of the 27th edition of arteBA, with new proposals from curators and sections such as Stage, arteBA Children and Zoom.

arteBA announced the launch of its 27th edition

Maria Auxiliadora: Daily Life, Painting and Resistance at MASP

In the year dedicated to Afro-Atlantic histories  Museu de Arte de de São Paulo  presents the exhibition Daily Life, Painting and Resistance By Maria Auxiliadora (1935–1974).

Maria Auxiliadora: Daily Life, Painting and Resistance at MASP

Irene Kopelman’solo exhibition at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art

Irene Kopelman announces her solo show at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Roterdam, Netherlands. The exhibition brings together pieces from different projects: large scale paintings, drawin, watercolors ans sculptures; created between 1012 and 1016.

Irene Kopelman’solo exhibition at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art

Walls of Air: Brazil Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale

In response to the curatorial proposal for the Venice Architecture Biennale 2018, whose theme for this edition is FREESPACE, Brazil’s official participation in Venice has been named Walls of Air.

Walls of Air: Brazil Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale

Klemm Fundation: El cuerpo de una colección.

Juan Cruz Pedroni write about ‘El cuerpo de una Colección’, the new permanent exhibition by Fundacion Klemm, curated by Federico Baeza and Guadalupe Chirotarrab.

By Juan Cruz Pedroni

Klemm Fundation: El cuerpo de una colección.

Off the Radar at Visual Arts Gallery University of California

Curated by Jane de Almeida, the exhibition showcases artworks of ten artists as a starting point for an investigation process on the subject of organizational systems off the RADAR, understood in a broad sense.

Off the Radar at Visual Arts Gallery University of California

Beatriz González at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

This exhibition, curated by María Inés Rodríguez and co-organised with the CAPC musée d'art contemporain de Bordeaux and the KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, presents a selection of works which number around 150 and capture the sixty odd years of the artist’s career.

Beatriz González at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

 Supernova by Roberto Behar & Rosario Marquardt at Coachella Music & Arts Festival 2018

Two years after their iconic Bésame Mucho installation at Coachella, R & R Studios returns to Coachella Music and Arts Festival, Indio, Caflifornia, with  40 feet tall Supernova to continue their artistic journey, creating “imaginary solutions” for a better world.

Supernova by Roberto Behar & Rosario Marquardt at Coachella Music & Arts Festival 2018

Announcing 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts winners and special mentions

Faena Art is pleased to announce Tamar Guimarães and Kasper Akhøj (Guimarães b. 1967, Belo Horizonte, Brazil; and Akhøj b. 1976, Copenhagen, Denmark) as the winners of the 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts. Special mention awards were given to Vivian Caccuri (Brazil) and Ishmael Randall Weeks (Peru).

Announcing 2018 Faena Prize for the Arts winners and special mentions

How to Biennale! An Exchange of ideas at Tate Modern

How to Biennale! invites participation from anyone engaged in organising art events to join an open forum of ideas at Tate Exchange (Tate Modern). On May 9, 2018, 12pm

How to Biennale! An Exchange of ideas at Tate Modern

Calling for Y.ES Grant for art writers in partnership with Arte al Día

The 2018 Y.ES Grant for Art Writers is officially open. This year, Y.ES Contemporary and Arte Al Día partner to promote critical writing about contemporary art from and in El Salvador and invite all interested writers from around the globe to apply.

Calling for Y.ES Grant for art writers in partnership with Arte al Día

Cuenca Biennial  presents the invited artists of the XIV edition

Jesús Fuenmayor, the curator of the XIV edition of the Biennial of Cuenca, selected thirteen national artists whose workshops he visited in Cuenca, Guayaquil and Quito, which add to the forty international artists invited directly by the curator.

Cuenca Biennial presents the invited artists of the XIV edition

Art Basel Cities 2018: An artistic journey through Buenos Aires

Artistic director Cecilia Alemani shares highlights of ‘Hopscotch’, her citywide exhibition, part of the 2018 Art Basel Cities Week in Buenos Aires

Art Basel Cities 2018: An artistic journey through Buenos Aires

Eugenio Dittborn solo exhibition at Alexander and Bonin

Alexander and Bonin announces the opening of a solo exhibition of Eugenio Dittborn’s eight most recent Airmail Paintings on Saturday, May 5, 2018.

Eugenio Dittborn solo exhibition at Alexander and Bonin

Van Riel Gallery presents 'Smoke over Vanguards' by Pablo Lapadula

Van Riel gallery presents 'Smoke on Vanguards' the next solo exhibition by the Argentine artist Pablo Lapadula, a set of paintings and drawings made by capturing on paper smoke from a domesticated candle.

Van Riel Gallery presents 'Smoke over Vanguards' by Pablo Lapadula

First Gallery Day of the year is coming

On Saturday, May 5, the first Gallery Day of the year arrives, with the support of the City Government. The circuit that begins the cycle 2018 includes the neighborhoods of Palermo and Villa Crespo and will have the participation of 21 galleries, workshops and art spaces will open their doors from 3 pm to 7 pm so you can visit them and live a different afternoon.

First Gallery Day of the year is coming

Francis Alys at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami

The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami hosts a presentation of paintings by Francis Alÿs based on three important multipanel works in the museum’s permanent collection.

Francis Alys at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami

Javier Téllez's Nosferatu (The Undead) presented by the Memorial Art Gallery

The Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester (MAG) is pleased to announce NOSFERATU (The Undead), a film installation by New York-based artist Javier Téllez that focuses on cinema and mental illness.

Javier Téllez's Nosferatu (The Undead) presented by the Memorial Art Gallery

Mexican court blocks sales of Frida Kahlo Barbie doll

Distant relatives of Frida Kahlo have won a temporary injunction that stops sales of a Barbie doll depicting the late Mexican artist.

Mexican court blocks sales of Frida Kahlo Barbie doll

MATT presents Eco-visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene

Museum of Art, Architecture & Technology (MAAT) presents Eco-Visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene, a project centred on current practices that propose critical and creative visions vis-à-vis the environmental transformations that are disturbing our planet.

MATT presents Eco-visionaries: Art and Architecture after the Anthropocene